Liz MacDonald: Shed Development Manager
Liz MacDonald Shed Development Manager Liz spent 20 years with the NSW Department of Education as a secondary teacher within the Social Services faculty- Geography Economics. During this time she also held numerous welfare related positions within schools including Year Advisor roles.
Over the past 16 years Liz worked for a national NGO in the welfare field as a Community Development Manager, project managing a variety of government funded programs. In her role, Liz was actively involved in men’s shed development since 2004.
She was also been successful in submitting grant applications and securing substantial funding from government departments and other funding sources such as the Federal Jobs and Innovations Funds as well as charitable foundations.
Liz came to AMSA in July 2011 and currently oversees the Australian Government Shed Development Grants program. She brings a wealth of knowledge regarding men’s shed development and their sustainability, grant writing and project management.
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